Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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12 Dec, 2018, 14:34 GMT Costa Rica and the Netherlands to Become NDC Partnership Co-Chairs in 2019 and 2020

At a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Conference COP24 honoring two years of collaboration to advance climate and...


12 Dec, 2018, 07:44 GMT Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation: Agreements Worth $3.5 Billion Signed on the Margins of the Africa 2018 Forum

Agreements will invest in infrastructure, foster entrepreneurship and develop Egypt's private sector Following the successful implementation of its...


29 Nov, 2018, 15:56 GMT Italian Exhibition Group: Italy-Egypt Meeting for Sustainable Development and Green Technologies

A 2-Day Event Organized by the Italian Embassy in Cairo in Collaboration with Ecomondo The "Business Forum on water, energy, waste and mobility"will...


16 Nov, 2018, 09:30 GMT The Republic of Mozambique Launches an Ambitious, Inclusive, and Transparent Pathway to Drive Climate Action

The Government has elaborated a long-term implementation plan – the 2020-2025 NDC Roadmap that informed the short-term, results-based Needs Plan...


14 Nov, 2018, 08:00 GMT Ultimaker Achieves ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Certifications

Ultimaker, the global leader in desktop 3D printing, today announced that it achieved certification against ISO 9001:2015 for quality management and...


13 Nov, 2018, 20:45 GMT Press Opportunities During Visit to Australia & New Zealand by Head of Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization

The final station in a network of 21 Australian nuclear test monitoring facilities, "IS03", at Davis Base, Antarctica, was recently certified. To...


31 Oct, 2018, 11:37 GMT 2018 Budget – Sagentia Response: Reducing Plastic Needs a Focus on Science and Innovation

Announcements in the UK Autumn Budget demonstrate renewed pressure on companies to reduce plastic use. But according to Sagentia, a Science Group...


25 Oct, 2018, 11:29 BST Reduction of Single-use Plastics Needs to Tie in With Circular Economy Actions and Consumption Realities in Europe

The European Parliament approved yesterday its report on the draft Directive on Marine Pollution and Single-use Plastics. "European Bioplastics fully ...


24 Oct, 2018, 09:30 BST Climate Protection in Transport: International Conference on Renewable Mobility "Fuels of the Future 2019" - The Programme is Online

The programme for the 16th International Conference on Renewable Mobility "Fuels of the Future" at http://www.fuels-of-the-future.com, which will...


09 Oct, 2018, 07:00 BST The Jane Goodall Institute Launches ForeverWild Campaign

International NGO founded by Dr. Jane Goodall raises awareness to protect species from trafficking With the imminent publication of Horizon Scan, a...


24 Sep, 2018, 10:07 BST Global Maker and Innovator Community to Solve USD $1 Million Call for Action

The Mohammed bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity launches Four Global Maker Challenges in New York The initiative invites the global...


24 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Significant Strides Made in Thailand's Battle against IUU Fishing

Ministry of Foreign Affairs unveils the Thai government's efforts in fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the country,...


20 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Enerkem Commits to Taking Action on Ocean Plastics Waste

Waste-to-biofuels company pledges to help advance climate action, and endorses the Ocean Plastics Charter, during the G7 Environment, Energy and...


13 Sep, 2018, 17:25 BST Namibia Launches NDC Partnership Plan for Climate Action

Namibia today released its strategy to deliver its commitments to the Paris Agreement by fast-tracking climate action. Building off progress already...


09 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST 100 Wild Elephants Will Be Relocated in One of the Largest Relocations in History From the 9th of September Until End of October 2018, From the Sango Wildlife Conservancy to the Rifa Safari Area Within Zimbabwe

With the kind permission and great support of the Government of Zimbabwe the relocation will take place in Zimbabwe. Under the direction of the...


09 Aug, 2018, 20:00 BST Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most...


02 Aug, 2018, 16:31 BST Smart Wastewater Solutions: Shrinking a multi-billion dollar deficit

Frost & Sullivan's Energy & Environment team will host the SWAN North American Alliance for a live, complimentary briefing—Smart Wastewater...


18 Jul, 2018, 14:12 BST GOS 2018 Successfully Held for a Shared Future for Mankind

During 3-5 July 2018, co-organized by Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology (QNLM), Department of Science and Technology of...


18 Jul, 2018, 14:12 BST GOS 2018 Successfully Held for a Shared Future for Mankind

During 3-5 July 2018, co-organized by Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology (QNLM), Department of Science and Technology of...


21 Jun, 2018, 09:57 BST SEAT: 53,000 Panels to Harness the Power of the Sun

One of the world's largest photovoltaic plants in the automotive industry can be found in the SEAT Martorell factory Covering an area equivalent to...


21 Jun, 2018, 03:00 BST Course to the East: Russia Participates in the SYLVA WOOD Exhibition in China for the Second Year

From June 25 to June 27, 2018, the International Woodworking Exhibition SYLVA WOOD 2018 will be held in Shanghai - one of the largest world events in ...


20 Jun, 2018, 06:00 BST Ostara and Krevox Partner to Build Nutrient Recovery Facility at Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant to Reduce Phosphorus and Protect the Baltic Sea

Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in the ...


13 Jun, 2018, 22:30 BST Univar Becomes a Signatory of the United Nations Global Compact

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that it has...